Encouragement of educational work

Small grants for specific projects that address educational needs

Supporting and promoting education

Up to £3,000 for educational projects in the south east

Learning Mandarin

Funding to help get young people on track to becoming fluent in Mandarin

Grass-roots projects

Small grants of up to £5,000 for community based projects in the UK

Classical music and heritage

Up to £5,000 of funding for classical music training or heritage crafts skills

Supporting wildlife projects

Funding from £250 to £1,000 for protect wildlife and the environment

Improving green spaces

Up to £5,000 available for environmental projects in schools and the community

Library-enhancement and arts projects

Grants awarded for arts, literacy and library-enhancement projects

Supporting the Armed Forces

Up to £10,000 to bring the community together and support the Armed Forces

Special projects

Small grants of £500 to £1,000 for projects that support diversity and inclusion

School libraries

Funding for projects that develop school library and information services

Enhancing quality of life

Up to £100,000 for building work or specialist equipment at Special Schools

Science enrichment

Up to £500 available for science activities that go beyond the curriculum

Specialised equipment

Providing specialised equipment to children with disabilities in the North East of England

Funding football facilities

Up to £500,000-worth of grants for building or refurbishing sports facilities